The COUNTLESS Uses for Baking Soda (Besides Baking)!
And speaking of mattresses….every couple of months sprinkle a mixture of baking soda and a tablespoon of your favorite fabric softener over your mattress, let it sit for an hour, and then vacuum it up. Gets rid of dust mites and freshens up the mattress. Keep that same mixture in a small mason jar with holes poked in the top in your linen or clothes closet to keep it smelling fresh!
How To Make Your Own Body Wash: 6 cups water 3 bars of soap, grated Put into a pan on the stove on medium heat, stirring occasionally until all the soap is dissolved. Transfer to a glass jar or bowl and allow to cool, then pour into a plastic bottle for shower use! (It will thickens as it cools).